OBITUARY

Charles Martin

May 13, 1942January 8, 2019
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Charles Martin, age76, of Gurley, Alabama passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

A Celebration of Life will be at 12:00 p.m. Sunday, January 13, 2019 at the chapel of Valhalla Funeral Home with Bro. Billy Loveday officiating. Interment will follow at Valhalla Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the hour of service on Sunday.

Charles was born on May 13, 1942 in Watertown, New York to Ernest and Gladys Martin. He was an outdoorsman and enjoyed piddling around with cars, yardwork, fishing and hunting.

In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by his brothers, Laddy, Donald and Cecil Martin; and sisters, Bonnie Mahon and Sally Babcock.

He leaves to cherish precious memories his children, Charles Martin (Ashley), Terrance Martin (Mark Soule), Ernest Martin (Sharon), Patricia Cartwright (Shane Stacey), Jacquelyn Jellitich (Breck), Dona Thompson, Sonya Martin and Thomas Mashaw; 20 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; brother, Edward Martin and sisters, Edith Shriner, Diane Gallagher and Delorse Perry.

  • FAMILY

  • Charles (Ashley) Martin, Son
  • Terrance (Mark Soule) Martin, Son
  • Ernest (Sharon) Martin, Son
  • Patricia (Shane Stacey) Cartwright, Daughter
  • Jacquelyn (Breck) Jellitich, Daughter
  • Dona Thompson, Daughter
  • Sonya Martin, Daughter
  • Thomas Mashaw, Son
  • Mr. Martin also leaves to cherish his memory 20 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; one brother, Edward Martin; and three sisters, Edith Shriner, Diane Gallagher and Delorse Perry.

    Mr. Martin was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Gladys Martin; brothers, Laddy, Donald and Cecil Martin; and sisters, Bonnie Mahon and Sally Babcock.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Ms. Sonya Martin, Active Bearer
  • Ms. Dona Thompson, Active Bearer
  • Mr. Dustin Martin, Active Bearer
  • Mr. Scott Oliver, Active Bearer
  • Ms. Delores Martin, Active Bearer
  • Mr. Mark Soule, Active Bearer

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, January 13, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Sunday, January 13, 2019
REMEMBERING

Charles Martin

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Terry Martin

January 19, 2019

I'm finally back home. I had dads angel with me. I love you and miss you dad. Give our family love from all of us

Victoria Martin

January 18, 2019

This is for MY husband Charles Patrick martin you will be miss very much rest in peace

Terry Martin

January 18, 2019

This is probably the hardest thing I have exer had to do. Dad I love you and miss you. Rest in peace .remember your sons Charles and ernest and Terrance and daughter Patty Dona ,Sonya ,Shania love you and we will all keep you in our thought throughout our lives.please watch over us and remember we love you. He went ever be able to give me HELL for buying this truck again and I'm going to miss that.no more threatening to cut my hair.

Pattie Cartwright

January 17, 2019

Pattie Cartwright

January 17, 2019

Pissypattie will never mean the same thing. I love you dad.

Dona Thompson

January 15, 2019

I love you dad and I miss you like crazy.

Victoria Martin

January 15, 2019

Charles Patrick martin also leaves behind a wife Victoria martin, you will be miss very much rest in peace

Pattie Cartwright

January 14, 2019

Patricia Cartwright

January 14, 2019

Patricia Cartwright

January 14, 2019